The heating cigarettes ( systems ) works by heating the tobacco to a certain temperature, producing tobacco vapors, that smoker feels like smoking a regular cigarette; only the warming temperature of Heat Not Burn tobacco is much lower (50-350 C) than regular cigarettes (up to 900 C) , so there is no actual burning process and there are no side eects like gum, soot and other harmful toxic substances. Most consumers describe Heat Not Burn cigarettes as a softer avor than regular cigarettes, which is due to the lower temperature of tobacco vapor compared to burning products when smoking a conventional cigarette. It may look like a con of Heat Not Burn, but very low compared to the fact that research has shown that heating cigarettes ( systems ) ~ 90-99% make less health damage than regular cigarettes.
Almost all tobacco companies are producing or in the near future are planning to oer Heat Not Burn - based products that are likely to replace regular cigarettes. In advanced countries such as Japan and Sweden, the trend towards regular cigarette replacement of Heat Not Burn cigarettes is noticeable and at the same time, the smoking related illnesses such as lung cancer has recently decreased.